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How to best know what a perfume smells like when you're buying perfumeq

When sampling different kinds of perfume one right after the other, in order to get the true smell of each one, bring with you a lemon wedge, and in between sniffs inhale the fragrance of the lemon. This "clears" your nose so that you get the true smell of each different fragrance.

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Is this true??? perfume sample that was mailed to people. This product was poisonous .


For this type of claim circulating online, see Snopes for answers.
This particular hoax has been around for a long while, but is again being recirculated.
(http://www.snopes.com/rumors/perfume.asp)

Apr 19, 2017 | Health & Beauty

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Is this true??? perfume sample that was mailed to them. The product was poisonous . If you receive free samples in the mail such as lotions, perfumes, diapers etc.


For this type of claim circulating online, see Snopes for answers.
This particular hoax has been around for a long while, but is again being recirculated with a few changes.
(http://www.snopes.com/rumors/perfume.asp)

Apr 19, 2017 | The Health & Beauty

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when I am half way down the stairs i smell ammonia . We have a dog that occasionally wees in the kitchen , on a tiled floor , from the stairs through the little sitting room before the kitchen .


An ammonia smell from the dog's u r ine indicates some problem with the dog's liver or renal system. Also, a house trained dog will only do that when it has lost partial control. See if you can get a u r ine sample for testing, and take the dog to a vet.

Ammonia and like metabolites are alkaline, so to neutralise it use a perfumed acidic substance like lemon juice or lemon extract in the floor wash.

Mar 12, 2017 | Building Materials

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How many fragrances can be tried without becoming numbed?


variety of different fragrance types is less fatiguing to the sense of smell. When perfumes are very different you can try five to six; when they are similar, only two to three. Heavier scents tire your nose more quickly so when sampling always begin with lighter scents.

Nov 23, 2010 | Health & Beauty

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Why do perfumes smell different on different people?


All people emit their own odors and pheromones, so when they mix with the perfume, the perfume can smell different. Also people use different soaps and lotions that can change it too.

Nov 23, 2010 | Health & Beauty

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